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Legette Blythe papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS0064
Scope and Contents Primarily typescripts, recordings, and other material documenting outdoor dramas relating to Mecklenburg County history. Also contains interviews between Blythe and subjects of several of his non-fiction books, including Mabel Wolfe Wheaton, sister of Thomas Wolfe. Contains no material about his novels.

Ralph Waldo Emerson letter

 Collection — Box: SFC1 [F09.090.02.01], Folder: 126
Identifier: MS0126
Overview Letter to Allen Thorndike Rice, publisher of the North American Review, concerning an article (probably "Perpetual Forces") he expected to have ready for the September, 1877 issue.

Harry Golden papers - pt. 1

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Identifier: MS0020.1
Overview Papers of a journalist, best selling author, and civil libertarian. Consists chiefly of material generated as editor (1944-68) of the Charlotte-based Carolina Israelite but also documenting his involvement in the Democratic Party, the civil rights movement, and Jewish issues. Includes extensive correspondence files, manuscripts and research materials for books and articles, speeches, financial records, publications, photographs, and material by and about Carl Sandburg and his family. ...

Harry Golden papers - pt. 2

 Collection
Identifier: MS0020.2
Overview Part two of papers of a journalist, best selling author, and civil libertarian. Consists chiefly of material generated as editor (1944-68) of the Charlotte-based Carolina Israelite but also documenting his involvement in the Democratic Party, the civil rights movement, and Jewish issues. Includes extensive correspondence files, manuscripts and research materials for books and articles, speeches, financial records, publications, and photographs.

Gail Haley Oral History Interviews

 Collection
Identifier: OH-GH
Overview In this series of sixteen interviews, Gail E. Haley, a prolific author born in Charlotte, North Carolina and the first of only two authors to win the American Caldecott Medal and the British Kate Greenaway Medal for picture book illustration, discusses her life and career as a children’s author and illustrator. Throughout the interviews, Ms. Haley describes her artistic process, detailing her inspirations and research as well as techniques she employed and pioneered in order to illustrate her...

Bertha Harris papers

 Collection — Box: 1 [F09.066.03.01]
Identifier: MS0048
Overview Comprised of 4 items and 1 bound volume which are two typescript drafts with holograph corrections, excerpts from a handwritten draft, one set of galley proofs, and one published copy of Catching Saradove (New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc., 1969).

Dubose Heyward letter

 Collection — Box: SFC1 [F09.090.02.01], Folder: 18
Identifier: MS0018
Scope and Contents Letter to J. Thompson Brown, English professor at Winthrop College, from Dubose Heyward (1885-1940), thanking him for his comments on Porgy and Bess.

Belinda Hurmence papers

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Identifier: MS0176
Overview Papers of a winner of the Juvenile Literature Award presented annually by the North Carolina American Association of University Women. Includes correspondence with publisher relating to Tancy (1984) and the manuscript and galleys of The Nightwalker (1989).

James Lineberger papers

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Identifier: MS0099
Overview Primarily drafts and revisions of screenplays of North Carolina writer James Lineberger. Also includes poetry, lyric sheets for a musical, and manuscripts for a stage play and a novel.

Amon Liner collection

 Collection — Box: SFC1 [F09.090.02.01], Folder: 142
Identifier: MS0142
Overview Material relating to this poet and native Charlottean and his appearance on "New Voices," a program on WUNC-FM radio about seven young North Carolina writers.